the idea of outsourcing activities such as need-finding, idea generation and concept generation, that were used to be seen as the domain of the firm, to those who actually can deliver them in the best way possible e.g. customers and lead users. Hereby, the scope of the thesis is set to explore the opportunities that user-innovation methods can bring to the table. More specifically, we are eager to study crowdsourcing method and how it can empower designers and developers to address properly the issues in the way of PSS design.
This video would present what I have done so far with my thesis.
To get a grasp of the current state of my thesis, please check this link: http://www.scribd.com/doc/91806977/Behrad-Mirafshar-Thesising
About me, check this link: http://about.me/BEHRADM
I would be happy to hear you comments and further thoughts on this.